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Lymphoma survivor Nolte goes for the goal in Kutztown’s cancer awareness game

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New indoor facility T-3 Golf offers endless golf season

Drew Witouski calls himself a “golf enthusiast,” after first being introduced to the sport nearly four decades ago and spending the past 10 years playing more competitively. ...

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    Hamburg making the most of Pa. Legion’s first ‘Division 2’ postseason

    It’s been 30 years since Hamburg has made an appearance in the Pennsylvania American Legion state baseball tournament and 54 years since the organization won its only first and only state title.

    By Jeff Dewees For Digital First Media|

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    Saxton: Pocono Raceway in good hands with Igdalsky as CEO

    A change in leadership has taken place at a major auto racing facility. Pocono Raceway President & CEO Brandon Igdalsky has resigned his position to pursue other opportunities effective immediately. The other opportunities will see Brandon moving to Daytona Beach, Florida will he will become the Managing Director of Event Marketing and Promotion for NASCAR. Long time friend Nick Igdalsky has been elevated to Chief Executive Officer and Ben May was promoted to President, Pocono Raceway...

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

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    Hamburg hosting tournament in inaugural two-division season of Pa. legion ball

    In a year just concluded in which the PIAA expanded its classification system from four to six, Pennsylvania’s American Legion baseball organization joined the party by hopping on the class train.

    By Jeff Dewees For Digital First Media|

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    Schutz lights it up in Firecracker 40 win at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Fans that attended the racing action on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway certainly got their money’s worth. All feature events had side-by-side, three to four wide action throughout their respective shows that produced two repeat winners, two season first winners that included a first career win.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

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    Norchester fends off Twin Valley’s rally attempt

    BUCKTOWN >> It was like money in the bank.

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    Larson lights up Independence Day at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> On a Fourth of July celebration of speed, Kyle Larson wowed a jam-packed NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series crowd and claimed his third straight Pennsylvania 410 Sprint Car Speedweek victory, while Duane Howard scored the win in the NASCAR Modified 30-lap event at the Grandview Speedway on Tuesday Night in an event presented by Pioneer Pole Buildings.

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    SAXTON: Boyertown native Thomson headed to USAC Hall of Fame at long last

    More than 60 years ago I took an interest in auto racing. It all started when I went to my first race and saw Freddy Adam flip in turn one at the Reading Fairgrounds. I was hooked.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

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    Boyertown’s Wieand dominates Daniel Boone en route to shutout

    BIRDSBORO >> By no means would anyone ever classify Justin Wieand as an angry person.

    By Thomas Nash tnash@21st-centurymedia.com @Thomas_Nash10 on Twitter|

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    Berks/L-L wins Carpenter Cup for second straight year

    The Berks/Lancaster-Lebanon softball team captured its second straight Carpenter Cup championship on June 22 at FDR Park in Philadelphia with a 2-1 victory over Tri-Cape in the final.

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    Kressley, Kline, Lisowski score wins at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Ma Nature was defeated at Grandview Speedway on Saturday as afternoon showers looked as if they would force another show to be cancelled. However management held off and the track crew did a great job to make racing possible.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

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